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The Unique Polymer Property Requirements for Medical Devices in Contact with Pharmaceuticals

Sarah Clark (Engineering Advisor, Eli Lilly)

Location: 210C

Date: Tuesday, February 11

Time: 9:45am - 10:30am

Track: MD&M Conference: Advancements in Medical Plastics for Medtech

Vault Recording: TBD

Medical device design is a key consideration when commercializing new pharmaceutical molecules and facilitate patent adherence for better health outcomes. Some devices even consider eliminating glass as a pharmaceutical primary container for parenteral solutions in the pursuit of a novel design. This talk will review considerations and challenges of selecting polymers for this application with some specific examples to illustrate useful technical information suppliers can provide about their polymer materials and systems.

Presentation Files

20200211_Clark__Unique_Polymer_Property_Requirements_FINAL.pdf
20200211_Clark__Unique_Polymer_Property_Requirements_FINAL.pdf